ArcelorMittal Hamburg steel plant

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ArcelorMittal Hamburg steel plant (also known as Hamburger Stahlwerke GmbH) is a 1100-thousand tonnes per annum (ttpa) direct reduced iron-electric arc furnace (DRI-EAF) steel plant in Hamburg, in Germany. ArcelorMittal Hamburg steel plant operates a direct reduced iron (DRI) and electric arc furnace (EAF).

Location

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Background

In September 2019, ArcelorMittal announced plans to work with Midrex Technologies to design the Hamburg demonstration plant to produce direct reduced iron in a DRI plant fed with natural gas (methane).[1]

Plant Details

  • Alternative plant names: Hamburger Stahlwerke GmbH
  • Location: Dradenaustrasse 33, 21129 Hamburg, Germany[2]
  • GPS Coordinates: 53.522601, 9.900749 (exact)
  • Plant status: operating[3]
  • Start year: 1969[4]
  • Parent company: ArcelorMittal SA [100%][3]
  • Parent company PermID: 5000030092 [100%]
  • Owner: ArcelorMittal Hamburg GmbH[3]
  • Owner company PermID: 5000072758
  • Crude steel production capacities (thousand tonnes per annum): 1100.0
    • Electric arc furnace (EAF): 1100[5]
  • Crude iron production capacities (thousand tonnes per annum): 400
    • Sponge iron/Direct reduced iron: 400[6]
  • 2020 production (thousand tonnes per annum):
    • Electric arc furnace (EAF): 900[7]
  • Steel product category: semi-finished; finished rolled[3]
  • Steel products: steel cord, prestressing steels, rope wires, spring wires, chain steels, unalloyed C-grades for industrial purposes, steels for cold forming (Al-free), soft and extra-soft drawing grades, wires for flat rolling, unalloyed welding consumables, medium-alloy welding consumables, Mesh and reinforcing steel grades (mesh and rebar); billets[3]
  • Steel sector end users: automotive; building and infrastructure; tools and machinery[3]
  • Workforce size: 539[8]
  • ISO14001 certification year: 2019[9]
  • ISO50001 certification year: 2019[10]
  • Main production equipment: direct reduced iron (DRI) and electric arc furnace (EAF)[3]
  • Detailed production equipment: 1 Midrex DRI plant (0.40 MTPA; began in 1971); 1 EAF[3][6][11]

Articles and Resources

References

  1. Hydrogen-based steelmaking to begin in Hamburg, ArcelorMittal, Sep. 2019, Retrieved on: Dec. 18, 2020
  2. ArcelorMittal Hamburg GmbH, ArcelorMittal Hamburg, Retrieved on: Jul. 6, 2020
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7 "ArcelorMittal Hamburg". Bars & Rods ArcelorMittal. Retrieved 2022-03-18.
  4. "ArcelorMittal Hamburg - Über uns". ArcelorMittal Hamburg. Archived from the original on December 23, 2021. Retrieved January 15, 2022.
  5. "Map of EU Steel Production" (PDF). Eurofer. Retrieved 2022-03-18.
  6. 6.0 6.1 "2020 Midrex Steel Plant List" (PDF). Midrex. Retrieved 2022-03-18.
  7. "Fact book 2020" (PDF). ArcelorMittal. Retrieved 2022-03-18.
  8. "ArcelorMittal Hamburg GmbH" (PDF). ArcelorMittal Long. 2019-07-01. Retrieved 2022-03-18.
  9. "ISO14001 Certificate" (PDF). ArcelorMittal Hamburg. Retrieved 2022-03-18.
  10. "ISO50001 Certificate" (PDF). ArcelorMittal Hamburg. Retrieved 2022-03-18.
  11. "Map of EU Steel Production" (PDF). Eurofer. Retrieved 2022-03-18.

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